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Object Name: dress & undersleeves

Date: 1860-1862

Accession Number: 1947.2410
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Purchased

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • wool
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
  • printed
Description

White wool printed with flowers in various colours, and with dewn-on borders printed in cone design mainly in red.

Bodice is lined with white cotton, skirt lined with white glazed cotton. Fastening to high round neck with turndown collar with hook and loop. Four tape drawstrings tying round waist centre back. Bodice extending below waist to form basque. Long sleeves. Two lines of border down each side.

Separate undersleeves, of material matching dress. Fastening with button and loop.

Dimensions

Type: Bodice
Height: 57.2 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Skirt
Height: 105.4
Width:
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 373.4
Depth:

Type: Undersleeves
Height: 33
Width:
Depth: